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Tuesday 24 January 2017, 12:05:08

Top news stories from Egypt

Le syndicat indépendant chez IFFCO en butte à des attaques [UITA] 2017-01-20

Act now to defend food workers union [Stronger Unions] 2017-01-20

independent union at IFFCO under attack [IUF] 2017-01-18

Unions lead the 1736 protests in 2016 [DNE] 2017-01-02

Journalist Union head sentenced to two years jail [Middle East Eye] 2016-11-20

Other labour news from Egypt

Letter to Excellency Mr. Prime Minister in solidarity with IFFCCO Workers- Signatories [CTUWS] 2017-01-23

Daqahleya governor refers 240 hospital employees to investigation over absence during inspection visit [DNE ] 2017-01-18

Pharmacists Syndicate postpones partial strike after call from presidency [DNE] 2017-01-18

Court postpones Press Syndicate leaders’ appeal against imprisonment, final verdict on 25 February [DNE] 2017-01-18

IFFCO Workers Face Court After the Management, Security and The General Union United Against Them [CTUWS] 2017-01-16

'We Want to Live' campaign holds conference to challenge 'harsh economic policies' in Egypt [Ashram Online] 2017-01-15

Consolidating Repression Under al-Sisi [HRW] 2017-01-15

عمال «إفكو للزيوت» يروون تفاصيل اقتحام الأمن للشركة وإحالة 27 منهم للمحاكمة في 15 يوما.. والتهمة: الإضراب [CTUWS] 2017-01-11

اجتماع لجنة الدفاع عن الحريات النقابية 10-1-2017 [CTUWS] 2017-01-11

Sisi ratifies law establishing first ever media workers’ syndicate [Egypt Independent ] 2017-01-07

بلد الممنوع والوقوع في خانة ”اليك“ - تقرير حول انتهاكات الحريات النقابية ديسمبر 2016 [CTUWS] 2017-01-04

Country of the Forbidden and Being Squeezed in the Corner- Report of Violations Against the Freedom of Trade Unions, December 2016 [CTUWS] 2017-01-04

فض اعتصام عمالي بالقوة [CTUWS] 2017-01-03

A Labour Sit In is Forcibly Dispersed [CTUWS] 2017-01-03

The dilemma of Egypt’s public wages from Abdel Nasser to Al-Sisi [DNE] 2017-01-02

1st female certified bodyguard breaks gender barriers in Egypt [Al-Monitor] 2017-01-02

Call to free Al-Jazeera producer [IFJ] 2016-12-30

Giulio Regeni:' la segnalazione del sindacalista era già nota'. Intanto i rapporti Italia-Egitto si normalizzano [Il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-12-29

Caso Regeni, il leader degli ambulanti: «Ho denunciato io Giulio, faceva troppe domande» [Corriere della Sera] 2016-12-29

Regeni: il capo del sindacato egiziano degli ambulanti confessa: sono stato io a consegnarlo all'Interno [Il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-12-29

Il capo del sindacato degli ambulanti: 'Orgoglioso di avere denunciato Regeni' [L'Espresso] 2016-12-28

Egitto, promulgata legge che supervisiona la stampa [La Repubblica] 2016-12-27

Al-Jazeera producer arrested in Egypt for 'broadcasting false news': Interior ministry [Ahram Online] 2016-12-26

Regeni, il Cairo indaga su due poliziotti accusati di omicidio [Repubblica] 2016-12-09

In Egitto continua la repressione contro gli attivisti per i diritti umani. L'ultimo caso segnalato da Amnesty, quello di Azza Soliman [Internazionale] 2016-12-09

מצרים: ראשי העיתונאים נשלחו למאסר; א-סיסי תומך בנשיא ארה'ב הימני הנבחר [אתר המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית] 2016-11-25

رسالة حملة الدفاع عن الحريات النقابية إلى اجتماع الاتحاد العربى للنقابات المنعقد فى تونس [CTUWS] 2016-11-24

Message from the campaign to defend Trade Union Freedoms (Egypt) to the Arab Trade Union Confederation (ATUC) [CTUWS] 2016-11-24

Le président du syndicat de la presse condamné à deux ans de prison [Monde] 2016-11-20

Court finds members of the journalists union guilty of sheltering fugitives [Ma'an News Agency] 2016-11-20

Eighty Thousand Join Ranks of Unemployed in 3rd Quarter of 2016 - Capmas [Aswat Masriya] 2016-11-17

À bas la répression contre les salariés des chantiers navals ! [NPA] ActNOW! 2016-11-01

ח'כ חנין על מותו של הנער בגבול מצרים: החלשים הם הנפגעים הראשונים של ההפרטה [אתר המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית] 2016-10-28

Egitto: la collera di un popolo contro il regime nella denuncia di un tassista di ' tuk tuk' [La Repubblica ] 2016-10-24

«Ma vie n’était rien mais maintenant je me sens forte» [OIT] 2016-10-11

Regeni per noi è un eroe. Parla Kamal Abbas, segretario Ctuws Egitto [Radio Articolo 1] 2016-10-10

International Solidarity From CCOO with the Navy shipyard workers [CTUWS] 2016-10-03

Where Are Our Children?! [CTUWS] 2016-10-01

International Solidarity with the Navy shipyard workers [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

A Serious Development that is Cause for Worry.. The Cairo Criminal Court Rules for the Freezing of the Funds of Five Human Rights Workers and Three Organizations [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

مؤتمر صحفي لأهالي عمال النقل العام المقبوض عليهم [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

إيقاف عامل اكسون موبيل عن العمل لمدة شهرين [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

تضامن دولى مع عمال الترسانة البحرية [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

خبر عاجل/ التقدم ببلاغ للنائب العام بشأن إلقاء القبض على 6 من عمال هيئة النقل العام [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

اختطاف قيادات عمالية [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

تطور خطير ومثير للقلق.. محكمة جنايات جنوب القاهرة تقضى بالتحفظ على أموال خمسة حقوقين وثلاثة منظمات [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

نداء: تضامنوا مع عمال الترسانة البحرية [دار الخدمات النقابية والعمالية CTUWS] 2016-09-21

A Call: Solidarity with the Shipyard Docks [CTUWS] 2016-09-21

Court session for removal of Press Syndicate barricades set for 18 October [DNE] 2016-09-11

Violations against freedoms reach highest levels under Al-Sisi rule: AFTE [DNE] 2016-09-11

La police a enquêté sur l’étudiant italien assassiné, avant sa disparition [jeune afrique] 2016-09-09

Egitto : processo militare contro ventisei operai accusati di aver scioperato nei cantieri navali di Alessandria [Contro la crisi ] 2016-09-08

Egitto: solidarietà con gli operai processati [FIOM] 2016-09-07

Press Syndicate Freedoms Committee demands medical release for detained journalists [DNE] 2016-09-03

Revolutionary Council Urges Workers to Participate in Civil Disobedience [Ikhwan Web] 2016-09-03

Solidarity with Alexandria shipyard workers and Egypt's threatened lawyers [Egypt Solidarity Initiative] 2016-08-23

Egypt: 282 unionists dismissed in less than two months for their union activities [Arab Trade Union Confederation] 2016-08-16

Débat autour de la liberté syndicale [Al-Ahram] 2016-08-10

The future is in our hands: why Egypt needs gender equality [DNE] 2016-08-09

Cairo working to repatriate Egyptian workers detained on work violations in Saudi Arabia [Ahram Online] 2016-08-02

Press Syndicate files report to prosecutor general against Dotmsr administration [Daily News Egypt] 2016-08-02

Dotmsr journalists protest mass lay-offs [Daily News Egypt] 2016-08-02

Renzi: su Regeni troppi silenzi. Cambridge collabori [La Repubblica] 2016-08-01

News website fires 85 journalists without notice or compensation [IFJ] 2016-07-30

Giulio Regeni: the promising young scholar as his friends and tutors remember him [THE] 2016-07-28

New ad campaign seeks to empower Egyptian women [Al-Monitor] 2016-07-26

Sei mesi fa la scomparsa di Regeni, la verità rimane lontana. Ma c’è qualche passo avanti [la Stampa] 2016-07-25

Giulio Regeni, in piazza a Roma per chiedere ancora la verità [Il fatto Quotidiano] 2016-07-25

Caso Regeni, nuovo scontro tra Egitto e investigatori italiani [L'Espresso] 2016-07-19

Defending researcher of Egyptian labour unions Italian lawmakers defy Egypt's Al-Sisi [The Africa Report] 2016-07-12

135 doctors referred to investigations over past month for absence during work [DNE] 2016-07-09

Egitto. EGITTO. Tribunale militare per 26 operai colpevoli di sciopero [NENA] 2016-07-01

Caso Regeni, la prima reazione dell'Italia verso l'Egitto: stop a forniture per F-16 [La Repubblica] 2016-06-30

51.8% increase in number of foreign employees in governmental, public sector in 2015: CAPMAS [DNE] 2016-06-29

Egypt food workers continue partial strike, despite managements offer [The Daily News] 2016-06-23

Remittances: Egypt ranks first among Arab states [DNE] 2016-06-23

East Delta transportation workers go on strike - protest 6 months of late payments [DNE] 2016-06-18

Daughter of Hisham Geneina to take legal action against her dismissal [DNE] 2016-06-18

Caso Regeni, l'urgenza di una commissione d'inchiesta parlamentare [Contro la crisi] 2016-06-15

Trial of Journalists Syndicate chairman adjourned to June 18 [Egypt Independent] 2016-06-05

Military prosecution renews detention of Alexandria shipyard workers for 11 days [DNE] 2016-06-02

Detention and trial of press syndicate leaders: another blow to freedom [DNE] 2016-06-02

Que l’Égypte laisse les journalistes travailler ! [acrimed] 2016-06-01

Le responsable du syndicat de la presse en détention [Amnesty] 2016-06-01

العودة لنقطة الصفر.. تقرير حول انتهاكات الحريات النقابية 1/ 1 / 2016 – 1 /6 / 2016 [CTUWS] 2016-05-31

Returning to point zero.. Report about Violations for Union Freedoms 1/1/2016 – 1/6/2016 [CTUWS] 2016-05-31

Journalist Syndicate leaders refuse to post bail, remain in custody [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-31

IFJ urges Egypt to drop charges against journalists' leaders [IFJ] 2016-05-31

Endangered journalists help foster next generation [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-31

Egitto, stretta sui media: espulsioni e interrogatori. E il sito della Farnesina 'dimentica' Regeni [La Repubblica] 2016-05-26

Transferred teachers protest outside cabinet [Daily News] 2016-05-24

Union condemns death sentence for NUJ member [NUJ] 2016-05-23

Trade unionists launch international campaign in solidarity with Haitham Mohamedain [Egypt Solidarity] 2016-05-18

Press syndicate meets with parliament committee over interior ministry dispute [Ahram Online] 2016-05-11

Lawyers, doctors, and engineers protest in solidarity with journalists [DNE] 2016-05-11

Rift widens between journalists over Press Syndicate’s demands [DNE] 2016-05-11

Press Syndicate drafts memo amid 'Correcting the Path' opposition [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-11

In battle for rights, Egypt's journalists face off with parliament [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-08

עיתונאי מצרים קוראים לשביתה; המשטר פועל נגד האיגודים העצמאיים [אתר המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית] 2016-05-06

Delegation from Italy to arrive in Cairo to discuss [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-05-06